The World Factbook provides maps and country information. For each country you'll find a map, and information (often statistical) about the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and any transnational issues.
The Library of Congress Country Studies are a series of books, each about a country, which describe and analyze each country's political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions.
Database of citations to articles from medical journals. Includes some full-text, but most items are abstracts.Springfield College students should consider searching Medline through the Library's databases page. It covers the same content and links to much more full-text.
This site is designed for citizen participation. It provides an easy way to find out what regulations the federal government is currently proposing and gives people an easy way to comment on the proposed regulations.
Lists principal officials of the departments and agencies of the U.S. Government. Listings also contain statements of an agency's purpose, a short history, and a description of it's programs and activities.